TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sevier County

Updated 8/8/19 at 7:15 p.m. ET: The deceased individual has been identified as Norman Lowell Vandergriff (DOB 07/15/77), of Knoxville. At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Agents continue to investigate the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting in Sevier County. This morning, deputies from the Knox County Sheriff’s Office received … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sevier County

Morristown Woman Indicted, Accused of Filing a False Report

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a Morristown woman accused of falsely reporting a sexual assault incident. In April 2017, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of sexual assault involving three Sevierville police … Continue reading Morristown Woman Indicted, Accused of Filing a False Report

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sevier County

Updated at 12/3/17 at 2:20 p.m. ET: The male subject has been identified as Timothy McGill (DOB 7/16/76). He remains hospitalized. At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred early Sunday morning at a home on Joyce Way in Kodak. Preliminary information … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sevier County

Sevierville Man Charged in Gatlinburg Murder Case

KNOXVILLE– A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Gatlinburg Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a Sevierville man, charged in connection to a homicide. On September 27th, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents joined the Gatlinburg Police Department in … Continue reading Sevierville Man Charged in Gatlinburg Murder Case

Sevier County Couple Charged in Child’s Death

KNOXVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Gatlinburg Police Department has resulted in the indictment of a Sevier County couple in connection with the death of their child. On July 14th, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents joined the … Continue reading Sevier County Couple Charged in Child’s Death

Two Indicted Following Drug Investigation in Sevier County

KNOXVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the 4th Judicial District Drug Task Force has led to the indictment of two Gatlinburg residents, including a former police officer, on drug charges. In April 2016, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents … Continue reading Two Indicted Following Drug Investigation in Sevier County

TBI Seeks Public’s Help Identifying Subjects Responsible for Sevierville Murder

KNOXVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Sevierville Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in an ongoing homicide investigation that occurred in December 2015. At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents, working alongside detectives with the Sevierville Police Department, continue to investigate the homicide of 71-year-old … Continue reading TBI Seeks Public’s Help Identifying Subjects Responsible for Sevierville Murder

2 Juveniles Charged in Connection with Sevier County Wildfires

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, National Park Service, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the Sevier County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in charges being placed against two people in connection with the deadly wildfires in Sevier County. Last week, at the request of 4th … Continue reading 2 Juveniles Charged in Connection with Sevier County Wildfires

Former Sevier County Corrections Officer Charged with Assault, Official Misconduct

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a former Sevier County Corrections Officer. On September 24th, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn and Sevier County Sheriff Ronald Seals, TBI Agents began investigating the circumstances surrounding an incident that occurred … Continue reading Former Sevier County Corrections Officer Charged with Assault, Official Misconduct

TBI Investigation Leads to Charges Against DCS Case Manager

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a Tennessee Department of Children’s Services employee. In October 2015, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations against Brenna Elizabeth Cervino, who works as a case manager … Continue reading TBI Investigation Leads to Charges Against DCS Case Manager